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James Stewart + 2 others

Publisher: Brooks Cole

ISBN: 9781305071759

Chapter 13.1, Problem 20E

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**Limits from a Graph** For the function *f* whose graph is given, state the value of the given quantity if it exists. If it does not exist, explain why.

**20.**

(a)

To determine

**To find:** The value of the given quantity from the graph if it exists.

The graph for the function is:

Figure (1)

(b)

To determine

**To find:** The value of the given quantity from the graph if it exists.

(c)

To determine

**To find:** The value of the given quantity from the graph if it exists.

(d)

To determine

**To find:** The value of the given quantity from the graph if it exists.

(e)

To determine

**To find:** The value of the given quantity from the graph if it exists.

(f)

To determine

**To find:** The value of the given quantity from the graph if it exists.

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